# Misha increased her test score from 60% to 80%. What was the approximate percent increase of Misha's test score?

Mar 9, 2017

Exact value is 33 1/3%
The question askes for approximate ->33.33% 2 decimal places

#### Explanation:

Using the original score as the basis.

The increase is 80-60=20

As a percentage of the original we have:

("change")/("original")xx100" "->" " (2cancel(0))/(6cancel(0))xx100

" "=1/3xx100=33 1/3%
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